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A command line tool for pushing Nagios host and service notifications to a HipChat room.

Project description


Push your nagios notifications to HipChat using a simple command line tool.

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Implements [HipChat message API](

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Through pip:

~~~ sh
$ pip install hipsaint

Or clone and simply run:
~~~ sh
$ python install


Assuming you use Nagios 3 add the following sections to commands.cfg with `<TOKEN>` and `<ROOM_ID>` specified and macros delimited by `|`:

define command {
command_name notify-host-by-hipchat
command_line hipsaint --token=<TOKEN> --room=<ROOM_ID> --type=host --inputs="$HOSTNAME$|$LONGDATETIME$|$NOTIFICATIONTYPE$|$HOSTADDRESS$|$HOSTSTATE$|$HOSTOUTPUT$" -n
define command {
command_name notify-service-by-hipchat

To send less verbose messages to hipchat set the ``--type`` flag to either ``short-host`` or ``short-service``.

Additional commands is available through:
~~~ sh
$ hipsaint --help

Edit the Nagios contacts.cfg file by adding or editing an existing user and adding the notification commands created above:

define contact {
service_notification_commands notify-service-by-hipchat
host_notification_commands notify-host-by-hipchat
email /dev/null

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